Margaret N. Schneider
(Formally of Bay City)
Our beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019, age 90. Margaret was born August 15, 1929 in Bay City to the late Walter and Hazel (Hill) Schalk. She married Harold C. Schneider on August 16, 1999 and he predeceased her on August 17, 2015. She was employed with Michigan Bean Company many years ago and a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Saginaw. Margaret was also a member of the American Legion in South Bend, Indiana, Eagles Club Aeries #1010 in Bay City and a life member of the VFW in Carrolton. She enjoyed traveling, going to casinos and was known to have a very kind and generous heart.
Surviving are four daughters: Paula Spencer, Patty (Lester) Belanger, Lanatte Shur and Evelyn (David) Fleischer, step-children, Danny Schneider and Margie Boyce, six grandchildren: Nigel Belanger, Ashley Reeves, Zachary Shur, Paige, Colt and Bree Fleischer, great grandchildren, Nathan and Gavin Belanger and Lana Reeves, one sister Mabel Scott and two brothers, Alden Schalk and Gilbert (Janey) Hill, very special friend and companion, Leonard Lysogorski, special friend Lorraine Greenwood, many nieces, nephews and lots of friends. Margaret was predeceased by a son Ricky Westendorf, one sister Mary Hopfinger and two brothers, Frank and Arthur Schalk.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 10:30 AM at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at Squires Funeral Home, 211 N. Henry Street, Bay City, MI 48706 on Monday from 2:00 to 8:00 PM and at church on Tuesday after 9:30 AM. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Covenant Visiting Nurse Association.
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